In this sector GS1 is working in the following areas:

  • Implementation of standards to comply with (inter)national legislation and regulation.
  • Exchange of reliable product data using GS1 Data Source Healthcare. This is the sector's single central source for product data.
  • Traceability of medical devices and medicines in hospitals.
  • Exchange of standardised electronic messages using GS1 EDI.
GS1 in gezondheidszorg - barcodes op de operatiekamer